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June 30, 2015

 

Cover crops, like crimson clover, not only prevent erosion and improve nitrogen levels but can support pollinators in the area.

Preventive Planting Could Stop Further Damage For Farmers

In an effort to prevent long-term damage in unplanted fields, cover crops could be key for Indiana farmers.

June 9, 2015

 

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For Farmers, More Wet Weather Could Come At A Serious Cost

Economists have told grain farmers to expect, at best, to break even with a good yield, and harsh weather could diminish farmers' harvests.

February 8, 2014

 

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Farmers Taking Extra Precautions To Prevent Grain Bin Deaths

A Purdue researcher is advocating for increased regulation on grain farmers, but farmers themselves are largely opposed to more oversight.

July 13, 2013

 

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Invasive Palmer Amaranth Weed Found In 17 Counties

A rapidly spreading weed that originated in Northwest Indiana has now been found in 17 counties around the state, including in Clay County.

March 11, 2013

 

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Bill Could Impede Farm and Factory Whistleblowers

Opponents say the public relies on whistleblower activity to promote regulation.

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